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2021 NBA Draft trade tracker: Suns get Landry Shamet from Nets; Wolves send Ricky Rubio to Cavs

Getty Images The NBA Draft is always a hotbed for trades, and 2021 is no exception. We’ve already seen the Memphis Grizzlies and New Orleans Pelicans reportedly swap first- and second-round picks (along with big men), and the Phoenix Suns picked up sharpshooter Landry Shamet from the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for a first-round pick. …

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Maui athletes, coaches see benefits in NIL change | News, Sports, Jobs

University of Hawaii senior shortstop Nawai Kaupe, a graduate of Maui High School, has signed an endorsement deal with ib808apparel, an online clothing company run by Kenny Adachi of Molokai. UNIVERSITY OF HAWAII ATHLETICS photo Opportunity recently dropped into Nawai Kaupe’s lap. The Maui High School graduate and senior shortstop for the University of Hawaii …

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As temps rise, metro Atlanta schools monitor sports workouts

They are suing for wrongful death, pre-death pain and suffering and for funeral and burial expenses. A spokesman for Clayton County Schools declined a request for comment. Officials with the DeKalb County School District said schools are following the heat and safety guidelines required by the GHSA and that all head coaches in football, cross …

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UK’s ITV not interested in BT Sport, no comment on Channel 4 – CEO

LONDON, July 28 (Reuters) – British broadcaster ITV (ITV.L) is not interested in buying a stake in BT Sport (BT.L), although it is keen to collaborate with the sports broadcaster and remains committed to live sport, its chief executive said on Wednesday. “It’s not the kind of acquisition we would do but collaboration, cooperation with …

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The Latest: Swimmer Titmus wins 200-meter free, Ledecky 5th | Sports

TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year’s delay because of the coronavirus pandemic: MEDAL ALERT Ariare Titmus has beaten Katie Ledecky again at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre. Ledecky didn’t even win a medal — the first time that’s ever happened to her at …

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Chiefs’ Patrick Mahomes buys stake in another Kansas City sports team

Fútbol ❤️ Football. That’s how Kansas City’s Sporting KC soccer club summarized Tuesday’s announcement that Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (who else?) has joined the team’s ownership group. “I am grateful to join Sporting KC’s ownership team and strengthen my connection to the fans and the city I love,” said Mahomes in the announcement. …

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Tokyo 2021 | Olympics see emergence of urban sports targeting younger fans

Climbing, a sport with a long history, is making its Olympic debut at the Toyko Games. Of course, what we’re seeing is a reduced, more manageable version of the pursuit, far from the feats of those who’ve scaled the Himalayas or the north face of the Eiger. Competitors must climb a wall featuring hand and …

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